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Bust of a Woman

A work made of charcoal, with wiping, on ivory laid paper.
© 2018 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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  • A work made of charcoal, with wiping, on ivory laid paper.

Date:

July 1944

Artist:

Henri Matisse
French, 1869-1954

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Henri Matisse

Title

Bust of a Woman

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1944

Medium

Charcoal, with wiping, on ivory laid paper

Inscriptions

Signed and dated recto, lower right, in graphite: "Juillet 44/Henri Matisse"

Dimensions

61 × 41 cm (24 1/16 × 16 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Roy J. Friedman

Reference Number

1972.1239

Copyright

© 2018 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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